Crypto Regulation to Lead to Mass Crypto Adoption Sooner Rather Than Later – #FFCON21 Panel Features CoinPayments CEO Jason Butcher

The pandemic has accelerated us into the digital life of Zoom meetings, video calls, and virtual conferences. One such conference is the 7th Annual Fintech & Financing Conference (#FFCON21), an event that went live on May 11 that aimed at highlighting interesting developments in the financial industry. This year’s event hosted a discussion on the growing popularity of cryptocurrencies and CoinPayments’ CEO Jason Butcher shared some interesting insights on a panel entitled “Mainstream Adoption of Digital Currencies and Investing in Alternative Assets.”  Eric Richmond, COO at CoinSquare, led the discussion,…

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Simplify your Wallet Address with a Blockchain Domain Name, now available on CoinPayments

Their name says it all… Unstoppable Domains.  A powerful name for a company aimed at driving adoption by making cryptocurrency transfers easy. Together with leading cryptocurrency payment processor CoinPayments, this unstoppable pair is streamlining the process to pay with crypto. Unstoppable Domains enables users to create blockchain domains, which can be used to simplify crypto payments. A blockchain domain replaces the complex letters and numbers of cryptocurrency addresses with a simple name that the user can choose.  For example, if I want to send Bitcoin to someone, I have to…

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(New) – Buy Crypto with Credit & Debit Cards on CoinPayments

In an effort to make cryptocurrencies accessible to everyone, CoinPayments is happy to announce today you can now use your credit or debit cards to purchase crypto.  In just a few simple steps, you can purchase one of eight major cryptocurrencies with this new feature, which is only available to all non-U.S. and non-Canadian CoinPayments users*.   Our latest feature will enable users to purchase one of the following cryptocurrencies on our platform: Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETC), Tether (USDT), Tron (TRX), Dai (DAI), Basic Attention Coin (BAT), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and…

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CoinPayments Makes Waves in Crypto World As It Unveils Its New Logo

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As of late, the world seems to have been flipped on its head. Things are changing rapidly, and it has been hard to keep up.  We know.  And, the true revolutionaries are those who continuously adapt to these new changes. As the world’s leading cryptocurrency payments processor, CoinPayments has embraced innovation. We see change as a positive and essential aspect of the effort to continue to grow. Otherwise, by staying the same, we risk becoming stagnant. We have lived by that philosophy since our founding in 2013, when we made…

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Join the 2020 World Rainforest Day Movement with CoinPayments

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World Rainforest Day 2020 is just around the corner, a day dedicated to putting the spotlight on a major environmental issue that is affecting us all.  The Amazon rainforest alone circulates about 20% of the world’s oxygen and remains a crucial ecosystem for our species, and yet these tropical woods continue to be deforested at an accelerating rate. What’s more, almost 15% of global carbon emissions annually are due to clearing of rainforests for animal agriculture, illegal logging, mining, oil drilling and forest fires. PROTECT OUR RAINFORESTS That is why…

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CoinPayments Partners with the Emerging Payments Association, Aims to Drive Cryptocurrency Payments Adoption

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CoinPayments, the world’s leading cryptocurrency payments processor, today announced its newly formed partnership with the Emerging Payments Association (EPA), a global organization focused on connecting the payments ecosystem and encouraging innovation across the industry.  As part of the EPA’s diverse membership base, CoinPayments will work with the organization to drive further adoption of cryptocurrencies as a form of payment globally.  “CoinPayments’ decision to join the EPA is a signal to the payments industry: cryptocurrencies are going mainstream,” said EPA Executive Chairman David Hunter. “We can’t wait to work closely with…

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Major Win for CoinPayments as HODLTech Secures Canadian FMSB Status

CoinPayments released news this week, announcing a longer term partnership with leading digital wallet infrastructure supplier and custodianship services HODLTech. Working with CoinPayments since 2018, Estonia-based HODLTech also announced this week its approved registration as a Foreign Canadian Money Services Business (FMSB). What Does the News Mean for Our Users? Due to the new regulatory status, HODLTech is now more attractive to new partnerships, in particular for crypto-to-fiat settlement services. In other words, more liquidity options for users when it comes to crypto payments. Users and merchants can also rest…

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CoinPayments’ Jason Butcher to Speak at Virtual Blockchain Summit 2020

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The 2020 Virtual Blockchain Summit takes place this week, and CoinPayments’ CEO Jason Butcher is set to be a panelist at the event. You won’t want to miss his discussion on the Crypto Exchanges Infrastructure Challenges Panel alongside SEON’s Tamas Kadar, Shrimpy’s Micheal McCarty, Finery Tech’s Ilia Drozdov and Orion Protocol’s Kal Ali. The panelists will share their thoughts on the risks associated with crypto exchanges, cost optimization strategies through automation, and liquidity options in the industry. Join CoinPayments at the 2020 Virtual Blockchain Summit on June 11 at 9:30…

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CoinPayments Develops Integration for Shopify

As part of our aggressive expansion strategy, CoinPayments is extremely proud to announce a successful integration for the Shopify platform. The goal of our integration for Shopify is to provide an alternative payment option for their merchants and expand the adoption of cryptocurrencies. Our platform allows merchants using Shopify to accept cryptocurrencies among other payment methods in exchange for their goods and services. Shopify is a multichannel commerce platform for online stores across multiple sales channels, including web, mobile, social media, marketplaces, brick-and-mortar locations, and pop-up shops. With CoinPayments’ leadership…

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